"When we turned the puck over, they scored," Ducks coach Mike
Anaheim tied it at 1 with 5:30 remaining in the second period
when McDonald put a loose puck past Legace after a mixup between
Shanahan and Legace.
"I went to poke it away," Legace said. "I saw two Ducks and I
tried to go down and knock it away and then it was rattling around
in my pads and in the net."
Holmstrom opened the scoring with 6:44 left in the first period,
beating Giguere high on the glove side.
"Overall, you've got to play 60 minutes," said Anaheim's
Sergei Fedorov, a former Detroit star. "We gave up a couple quick
chances against a team like that, it's hard to win. Everything else
It was Fedorov's second game back in Detroit since signing
with the Mighty Ducks last summer. Fedorov, who played 13 seasons
with the Red Wings, was booed whenever he touched the puck. ... It
was Holmstrom's second goal in four games since returning from a
15-game absence due to a separated shoulder. ... Shanahan was fined
$1,000 for a match penalty Friday night in a victory over Carolina.
... McDonald extended his goal streak to three games.
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Arena: Joe Louis Arena Location: Detroit, Michigan
Referees: Mike Hasenfratz, Michael McGeough Linesmen: Don Henderson, Mark Pare
Attendance: 20,066 (100.0% full)
Team Stat Comparison
Power Play Goals
Power Play Opportunities
Shots on Goal
Tomas Holmstrom (7)
Assists: Brett Hull, Niklas Kronwall
Andy McDonald (9)
Brendan Shanahan (17)
Assists: Ray Whitney, Igor Grigorenko
Kirk Maltby (6)
Assists: Mathieu Schneider, Steve Yzerman